Ursula von der Leyen

Will Ursula von der Leyen’s career survive the EU vaccine crisis?
Ursula Von Der Leyen gives a presser on vaccine strategy in Brussels
Behind the scenes

Will Ursula von der Leyen’s career survive the EU vaccine crisis?

European Commission president is facing second procurement scandal in as many years
2 Feb 2021
Key events to follow in crunch Brexit deal or no-deal week
Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street for parliament for the vote on the new UK tier system
In Brief

Key events to follow in crunch Brexit deal or no-deal week

Crunch talks to continue ahead of key EU meeting on Thursday
7 Dec 2020
Johnson misses EU deadline to explain law-breaking bill
Boris Johnson chairs the weekly cabinet meeting at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.
In Brief

Johnson misses EU deadline to explain law-breaking bill

European Commission expected to take court action over Internal Market Bill
4 Nov 2020
What is an Australia-style trade deal?
Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street wearing a face mask to attend Prime Ministers' Questions
In Depth

What is an Australia-style trade deal?

Boris Johnson lays out plans for no-deal Brexit on 31 December
16 Oct 2020
Chief Brexit advisor urges Johnson not to quit crunch summit
Lord David Frost at the European Commission in Brussels
In Brief

Chief Brexit advisor urges Johnson not to quit crunch summit

Lord David Frost tells PM that last-minute agreements on fishing rights and security are possible
15 Oct 2020
Do Johnson’s Brexit treaty changes make no-deal more likely?
Boris Johnson
In Depth

Do Johnson’s Brexit treaty changes make no-deal more likely?

Senior Tories warn PM against ‘watering down’ EU withdrawal treaty - but Downing Street remains ‘bullish’
8 Sep 2020
EU commission president cleared in ‘contract scandal’
Ursula von der Leyen
In Depth

EU commission president cleared in ‘contract scandal’

The German politician has admitted ‘mistakes’ were made by her officials
10 Jun 2020

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Brexit latest: ‘serious divergences’ between EU and UK
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In Depth

Brexit latest: ‘serious divergences’ between EU and UK

Welcome to The Week’s rolling coverage of the next step in EU trade negotiations
5 Mar 2020
US-Iran crisis: can Europe save the nuclear deal?
Donald Trump, Iran Deal
In Depth

US-Iran crisis: can Europe save the nuclear deal?

EU ministers convene in Brussels in an effort to salvage agreement
10 Jan 2020